MS Access and ODBC

How do I get ODBC components (OdbcConnection/OdbcCommand/etc)  working in Access vba?
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Gustav BrockCIOCommented:
You don't.
You just link the tables from the ODBC source, and use these tables as any other linked table.

Jeffrey CoachmanMIS LiasonCommented:
...or more clearly express you ultimate objective...
get ODBC components (OdbcConnection/OdbcCommand/etc)  working in Access vba?
...for what purpose?
Ryan ChongSoftware Team Lead, ex-Business Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
I think you probably can use ADO object library to do the similar things in Access VBA environment.

Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)

ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)

what important here is what "ConnectionString" you're using here for your ADO objects... which mean it could linked to an ODBC source or a direct link to your sources, etc.

The Connection Strings Reference

or using DAO in Access which is also feasible.

Database Object (DAO)

DAO/ADO Objects

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